The enchanting sound of the clarinet at the center of these two albums: Recytle by Machinefabriek & Monika Bugajny, and Source by Louise Campbell.
Hallucinatory landscapes created by Lawrence English and David Toop, and chopped up, warped voice sample compositions by Cruel Diagonals.
Two Laaps releases celebrating Spring: one by Russell Burden & Craig Tattersall and another by Ned Milligan.
A selection of various artist compilations: Ambient Layers, vol. 2, These Clouds… (the 100th release on Sound In Silence), music inspired by tales of Edgar Allan Poe, and a sneak preview into Lost Tribe Sounds’ new subscription series.
Ambient and bagpipes: a pairing few would consider. Brìghde Chaimbeul (with Colin Stetson) and Six O’Matic prove that it works very well.
DreamScenes for May 2023:
“My little friend I lull to rest. But outside, a face looms at the window”
Alva Noto’s ‘modern minimalist ambient classical’ soundtrack for ‘Kinder der Sonne’, and Markus Guentner’s enticing and immersive ‘Onda’
400 Lonely Things celebrates the legendary Banning Mill on their album produced by William Basinski *** Push For Night reshapes Jon Mueller’s percussion (including his lawn sprinkler)
Music inspired by Antarctica: a data-driven project by Michael Begg, and Sean ‘theAdelaidean’ Williams’ memories of an expedition.